WHY THE FINAL GIRL IS THE WORST THING FOR WOMEN IN HORROR

Whenever I discuss the problems of female representation in horror films, I’m almost immediately bombarded with cries of, “BUT WHAT ABOUT THE FINAL GIRL!?”  Ah, yes, the final girl.  By Carol J. Clover (Men, Women, & Chainsaws: Gender in the Modern Horror Film)’s definition, the final girl is described as “a trope in thriller and […]

ICONS MOST ANTICIPATED HORROR OF 2013!

You just read our TOP PICKS OF 2012 right HERE and HERE. But that doesn’t mean we can’t start getting excited for the new stuff arriving in 2013! And there’s quite a bevy of intriguing and diverse genre material on its way. Some of it original, some are sequels, and a good chunk are remakes, […]

ROB G.’S TOP HORROR PICKS OF 2012!

Has it already been a year since I last did this?! Wow, 2012 is just about behind us and our beloved genre has seen some interesting offerings this year. I honestly had a really tough time coming up with 10 great horror selections, but then again, there are still a handful of titles I missed […]

Rejoice! CABIN IN THE WOODS Blu-Ray Arrives Sept. 18th!

Rejoice horror fans! Looks like CABIN IN THE WOODS will hit Blu-Ray, DVD and VOD on September 18th! The ultimate genre dissection comes from Buffy The Vampire Slayer and Firefly creator Joss Whedon (oh, he directed of a little movie called The Avengers?) and Drew Goddard (Cloverfield). Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison, Fran Kranz, Jesse Williams, Richard […]

Horror Posters Made Of Vinyl Records? Check Out TransylVinyl!

A couple of months back, I got together with a handful of friends to catch CABIN IN THE WOODS on the big screen and I met a filmmaker named Colton Tran through out mutual friends. When he found out that I worked at a record store (technically in the video department), he broke out his […]

The Week (err.. or month?) In Horror! 4/11/12 Edition

Whoops! So almost a month has slipped by since our last “Week In Horror” column, but hopefully you’ve been entertained by Justin’s weekly Freddy’s Nightmares reviews? Well, we’re back! If you’re curious what’s new in DVD and Blu-Ray news, check out today’s earlier post right HERE. And here’s what’s been going on in horror the […]